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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
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Civil registration began in 1876. Grub belongs to the [http://www.rehetobel.ch/de/zivilstandesamt/ Vorderland Appenzell] civil registration district. Records are only available in Switzerland. For further information, contact the civil registry office at:  
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Civil registration began in 1876. Grub belongs to the [http://www.rehetobel.ch/de/zivilstandesamt/ Vorderland Appenzell] civil registration district. Records are only available in Switzerland. For further information, contact the civil registry office at:  
  
 
Zivilstandsamt Vorderland Appenzell Ausserrhoden<br>St. Gallerstrasse 9<br>Postfach 13<br>CH - 9038 Rehetobel  
 
Zivilstandsamt Vorderland Appenzell Ausserrhoden<br>St. Gallerstrasse 9<br>Postfach 13<br>CH - 9038 Rehetobel  
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Tel: +41 71 878 70 20  
 
Tel: +41 71 878 70 20  
  
email: [mailto:jeannette.eisenhut@rehetobel.ar.ch jeannette.eisenhut@rehetobel.ar.ch]  
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email: [mailto:jeannette.eisenhut@rehetobel.ar.ch jeannette.eisenhut@rehetobel.ar.ch]
  
 
=== Surnames  ===
 
=== Surnames  ===

Revision as of 21:52, 6 May 2013

Back to Appenzell in Switzerland

Geography

History

Place Names

Locations within Grub

Bad Rechstein
Ebne
Frauenrüti
Grub
Hartmannsrüti
Höhe
Krähtobel
Rechstein
Rieman
Rüti
Schwarzenegg
Unterrechstein

Surrounding Parishes

Eggersriet (Sankt Gallen)
Heiden
Rehetobel

Collections

Church Records

The parish of Grub was established.  Records available at the Family History Library include baptisms (Taufen) and marriages (Heiraten) 1636-1817; confirmations (Konfirmanden) 1796-1801; and deaths (Tote) 1673-1817.  Records after 1817 are available at the Cantonal Archive in Herisau, Switzerland.

A family book (Familienbuch) for Grub was made around 1750, and includes individuals into the 1600s.

Genealogies

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Grub families:

Herzig family, by Julius Billeter (FHL Film 547,061; see also FHL Film 193,474)
Herzig family, by Julius Billeter (FHL Film 1,181,600; see also FHL Film 193,474)
Schläpfer family, by Julius Billeter (FHL Film 193,483) 

Civil Registration

Civil registration began in 1876. Grub belongs to the Vorderland Appenzell civil registration district. Records are only available in Switzerland. For further information, contact the civil registry office at:

Zivilstandsamt Vorderland Appenzell Ausserrhoden
St. Gallerstrasse 9
Postfach 13
CH - 9038 Rehetobel

Tel: +41 71 878 70 20

email: jeannette.eisenhut@rehetobel.ar.ch

Surnames

The following surnames held citizenship in Grub prior to 1875:

Egger
Graf
Herzig
Hohl
Höhener
Kriemler
Lendenmann
Schläpfer
Sonderegger
Spiess
Wich
Wieser
Zürcher

Related Sources

Societies and Libraries

Cantonal Archive of Appenzell-Ausserrhoden (in German)

References

Register of Swiss Surnames

Registry of Appenzell-Ausserrhoden, by Mario von Moos